Russia's GAZ Group to buy LDV, expand UK plant

Newswire

LONDON, July 31 (Reuters) - Russian carmaker GAZ Group agreed to buy British vanmaker LDV on Monday and said it planned to expand production at the firm's plant in central England. LDV was one of the last surviving British-owned vehicle makers until December last year when it was bought out of administration by U.S. private equity investor Sun Capital. GAZ said in a statement it planned to expand production at LDV's Birmingham plant where it employs about 850 workers making panel vans, ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Russia's GAZ Group to buy LDV, expand UK plant" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: amclincha@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2622
 

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×